Old school: Gerry Hutch and Christy Kinahan

(...) around today. They took long pulls from cigarettes and traded little parcels between fists clenched to(...)

Will Keane’s five goals for Manchester United U-21s against Norwich have been rewarded with a place in Louis van Gaal’s first team squad for Saturday’s trip to Sunderland. Photograph: Getty

(...) long-term knee problem. Striker Fabio Borini is available after missing the trip to Liverpool because(...)

An endlessly photographed British style star, a steal and a splurge

(...) compression socks on a long- haul flight to avoid DVT, you know how tight and constricted they feel. Medi, a(...)

Máire T Robinson is the author of short story collection Your Mixtape Unravels My Heart (Doire Press, 2013) and the  novel, Skin Paper Stone (New Island, 2015)

(...) and loaded them into the hold. A good haul today. The shiroko were tiny-no more than half an inch long(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan speaking at a press conference on gang violence at Garda headquarters in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

(...) majority of the key gang figures were murdered or imprisoned for long periods. Demand for recreational(...)

Minister of State  Kathleen Lynch. The proposed commission of inquiry is designed to deflect criticism before an election. Photograph: Joe Boland

(...). Abusers are clever. They can pretend for a few days. Independent advocates who are there for the long haul(...)

ranian deal includes purchase of 12 Airbus A380

New lengths in long-haul flights It has been a week for longest flights both planned and existing(...)

UUJ’s Paddy McBrearty in action with Garda’s Shane O’Malley. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Inpho

(...)-finals. Donegal’s 2012 All-Ireland winner McBrearty kicked a match-winning haul of 1-6, including 1-4 in a(...)

Lufthansa has already tried its hand at budget flying with the short-haul Germanwings service, which is now being merged into the new Eurowings business. (

(...) long-haul flights, including one from Cuba delayed for 68 hours. “It’s not gone too well to be honest(...)

The airline is also running new winter services from Dublin to Athens, Bologna, Murcia, Porto and Seville, as well more flights to Bucharest and Gatwick

(...) passengers into Norwegian Air’s long-haul services are progressing well. Norwegian’s chief executive, Bjorn(...)